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Buying a Home

Comparing Builder Websites and Third-party Real Estate Websites

February 13, 2018

What do websites like Zillow, Redfin and Realtor.com have in common? They aggregate data from multiple-listing services (MLS), enabling them to show you home listings from a variety of sellers. This includes resale listings from homeowners as well as new home listings from builders. But did you know you may be missing out if you never take a look at builders’ websites? Check out how the two types of websites stack up below—and keep in mind that it’s not an either/or discussion. You might find,…

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Buyers Find Lifestyle and Sustainability in Harmony, Florida

January 30, 2018

Central Florida homebuyers who value community amenities may want to consider the popular Harmony masterplan near St. Cloud.   From the beginning, this enclave of new homes was created with the idea that residents would live “in harmony with nature.” Harmony developed a cooperative relationship with the University of Florida’s Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation in the early 2000s and sustainability has always been a priority.   Now, in 2018, this unique community of new homes is well on its way to realizing its…

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Key New Website Features to Help Your Home Search

January 18, 2018
Check out Richmond American's new website features!

With our latest refresh, RichmondAmerican.com is better poised than ever to help you find your dream home. Let’s check out some of the exciting new website features!   Improved Search The search bar now has a much more prominent presence on the home page, making it easier for you to jump right in and find what you’re looking for! Not only that, but we’ve greatly expanded our list of searchable items. In a nutshell: if we build it, you can search for it.   Events…

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Where Would You Rather Live?

June 26, 2017
Mt Rainier

These exceptional new home communities in Lacey, Washington, both have a lot to offer. Determine which one is best for you! What’s not to love about life in Lacey, Washington? Nestled near majestic Mt. Rainier, on the southern tip of the Puget Sound, the city beckons outdoor enthusiasts far and wide. Lacey boasts five freshwater lakes, over 1,200 acres of public parkland, miles of biking and hiking trails and numerous championship golf courses. It’s also home to the Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge, which spans 3,700…

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12 Hot Neighborhoods to Watch This Summer

June 13, 2017
Northern Colorado - Hemingway

Summer is here and real estate is hot! Interest rates are low and, in the resale market, we’re seeing bidding wars. Luckily, buyers who choose new home construction don’t have to worry about that, but they do have to decide where to live. It’s all about location, location, location! If you’re making a move soon, but are still scoping out neighborhoods, check out this list of 12 communities to keep on your radar.   Sunset Pointe in Herriman, Utah From the low $400s Majestic mountain scenery,…

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